The Need to Change Within the UK Construction Industry

Between continually rapid technological advancements and the lingering uncertainty of Brexit, 2020 will doubtless see many industries undergoing necessary changes. This includes one of the UK’s most valuable industries — the construction industry. What challenges will 2020 pose for the sector? What impacts will political and economic change have on it? And, more important, how will the sector change to overcome these new challenges? 2020’s construction challenges The construction industry has faced a number of difficult circumstances over the years, and 2020 looks to follow suit.…

Why Sport Centres Need to Maintain Temperature Control

Clients who regular visit a gym or leisure centre are probably expected to sweat a bit, whether it’s through an intense sport activity or even a trip to the sauna. Whatever it is, gyms and leisure centres have to obtain a well-maintained air conditioning unit to keep clients from overheating and comfortable during a rigorous exercise regime in order to improve their performance. For the gyms, what temperature should be maintained? What are the legislations in place to keep clients’ workouts at the optimal temperature?…

The Convenience of Mixbook for Your Clients

Photo books have been at the center of family memories since the invention of the first Kodak. However, now we live in a world full of distractions. It’s not uncommon to forget the precious details of your child’s first moments of life, the gaze of your wife’s eyes as she walked down the aisle, or even how the morning sun glistened off the ancient travertine of the Roman Colosseum. We take pictures of these moments because we want to look back to not only visually remember them, but also relive memories we hold dear to our hearts. Ten years ago, we would take film or memory cards to the nearest print shop, print our favorite photos to, then slip the copies into album sleeves or paste them into scrapbooks.…

How Customer Feedback Can Help You Build a Good Online Marketing Strategy

The proof of a good online marketing strategy is in the ROI you receive in exchange. The ROI can be in the form of increased sales or more brand awareness/user engagement, and so on. Effective marketing strategies cannot rely on assumptions and conjectures – it needs scientific data. Extensive market research has to be conducted on your target audience to understand their pain points before you can provide them with actionable content that will benefit your business. Researching customer behavior will not only help you at the production level but also aid your marketing exercise. Surveys are an indispensable tool for learning about your customers’ likes and dislikes.…

4 Ways to Keep Employees Engaged and Improve Staff Turnover

According to recent studies mentioned by HR Technologist, a mere 15% of employees across the world are effectively engaged. In other words, a huge 85% of employees are inclined to do just the bare minimum with their work, even if they might be generally satisfied with it. It’s a worrying statistic for businesses – not least because, if they turned the tide on employee engagement, they could slash employee turnover by 65%. As losing good staff can lead the costs of recruiting and training replacements to add up, you have a strong incentive to follow these tips. Make your workplace a friendly, vibrant community If your employees see their workplace as largely just a soulless building, it’s no wonder that their engagement can falter.…

6 Transformations that will Redefine Your Laundry Business

Take your laundry business to the next level! Consider the transformations that we’ll be briefly talking about in this article. By doing these things, you are elevating your businesses, enhancing competitiveness, and increasing profitability, among other things. 1. Get Rid of Dilapidated Equipment Laundry equipment is expensive. However, what is even more expensive is being stuck with old washers and dryers. They are not only consuming a lot of energy but can also be prone to breakdowns, which can compromise the quality of service.…

5 Myths of Gondola Shelving: Is It Truly All the Same?

Gondola shelving features in many retail stores, often providing the majority of all product display space. Despite being so common and respected, gondola shelving has become the subject of a number of myths, belief in which can hold a retail store back. A quick look at the five most common mistaken ideas about gondola shelving could be helpful. 1. It is Always Expensive Gondola shelving is inherently more complicated than certain other types of retail display space, and that is sometimes taken to mean that it will never be the most affordable option.…

How to Work With Freelance Writers for Your Business Blog 

Content marketing is a must for any business across every industry. In such a competitive business landscape, organic reach and reputation are imperative for brand building and growth. Many brand goals can be achieved through content marketing. It’s a great way for you to infuse value to potential and current customers and to nurture leads long-term. When prospective clients are looking for services or products from companies like yours, they’re more likely to reach out if you’ve provided them with a solid user experience before they’ve even filled out a contact form. But not all business owners are equipped with the writing skills necessary to create a great blog.…

3 Ways To Enhance Your Corporate Culture

Productivity is often a result of motivation. When people feel at ease and content, they are willing to put forth more effort and challenge themselves to get more accomplished. The opposite could also be true. If placed in a room where there is little structure or encouragement, discontent may prevent employees from reaching full potential. Cultural climate than is vastly important to an establishment’s success, and it begins at the top. CEOs should accept the challenge to find the correct balance, providing enough support for growth but not becoming overly demanding.…

Staff Productivity – How to Improve it?

What we wear in the workplace is something that is quite often debated and discussed. Over time, employees of varying industries have kitted themselves out with what their employers think is both practical for more industrious-based jobs and smart in client-facing jobs. But with rules and attitudes changing all the time on how we approach the way we dress our employees, how much does is affect productivity in the workplace? We explore this issue with Jermyn Street Design, suppliers of staff uniforms. Where did uniforms originate from?…